Mathias KAUAGE, not titled [couple with fish] Enlarge 1 /1

Mathias KAUAGE

Gembogl, Simbu, Papua New Guinea 1944 – Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2003

not titled [couple with fish] September 1974 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: textured off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 38/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGe / Sep 74'. not titled. inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, '38/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right verso in black pencil, 'MKD27'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 48.2 h x 64.5 w cm sheet 50.6 h x 71.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.194 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.34
Subject: Collection: The Georgina and Ulli Beier collection of contemporary Papua New Guinea prints and drawings, 1968-1990, acquired 2005. Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, 2005.